pereonite

noun

pe·​re·​on·​ite
pəˈrēəˌnīt
plural -s
: any of the segments of a pereion

Word History

Etymology

pereon (variant of pereion) + -ite entry 1

First Known Use

1967, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of pereonite was in 1967

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“Pereonite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pereonite. Accessed 28 Jan. 2023.

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